Mario Moccia - Director of Athletics - Staff Directory

Jan 18, 2018


Welcome to the staff directory page of Albuquerque Roller Derby, where you can learn about the dedicated individuals working behind the scenes to make this sport thrive. In this section, we will delve into the role and contributions of Mario Moccia, our esteemed Director of Athletics.

About Mario Moccia

Mario Moccia is a highly accomplished professional with a passion for sports and a wealth of experience in athletics administration. As the Director of Athletics at Albuquerque Roller Derby, Mario plays a pivotal role in overseeing and advancing the sport within our organization and beyond.

Background and Expertise

Mario brings a diverse background to the table, having earned a Bachelor's degree in Sports Management from a prestigious university. With over 20 years of experience in the field, he has demonstrated exceptional leadership and strategic thinking that has propelled our organization to new heights.

Contributions to Albuquerque Roller Derby

Under Mario's guidance, our roller derby league has witnessed significant growth and success. His unwavering commitment to promoting inclusivity, athleticism, and community engagement has garnered widespread acclaim. Mario has played a pivotal role in expanding the league's reach, fostering partnerships with other sports organizations, and developing innovative marketing strategies.

Mario's Role and Responsibilities

As the Director of Athletics, Mario Moccia is responsible for overseeing all aspects of the roller derby program. His key responsibilities include:

  • Athlete Development: Mario works relentlessly to identify talented athletes, nurture their skills, and create pathways for professional growth.
  • Strategic Planning: He develops and implements long-term strategic plans to ensure the continued success and growth of Albuquerque Roller Derby.
  • Team Management: Mario oversees the coaching staff, ensuring they have the resources and support they need to guide our teams to victory.
  • League Operations: He manages the financial and operational aspects of the league, ensuring smooth day-to-day functioning.
  • Community Engagement: Mario actively engages with the community, building relationships and partnerships to promote roller derby and its positive impact.
  • Advocacy: He represents Albuquerque Roller Derby in various forums, advocating for the sport and its athletes.

Achievements and Recognition

Mario's outstanding contributions to roller derby have not gone unnoticed. His remarkable achievements include:

  • League Expansion: Under his leadership, Albuquerque Roller Derby has expanded to include new teams and divisions, attracting a broader audience and strengthening the sport.
  • International Collaborations: Mario has fostered partnerships with international roller derby organizations, promoting cultural exchange and elevating the sport on a global scale.
  • Awards and Honors: His dedication and innovation have earned him numerous awards, recognizing his invaluable contributions to the world of athletics administration.


Mario Moccia's unwavering commitment to excellence and his profound impact on roller derby make him an invaluable asset to Albuquerque Roller Derby. Through his leadership and tireless efforts, he continues to drive the sport's growth and empower athletes to reach their full potential. To learn more about Mario and our other dedicated staff members, explore our comprehensive staff directory.

Richard Sutton
Mario Moccia 🙌
Nov 9, 2023
Bob Grimsley
Great to learn about Mario Moccia and his contributions to Albuquerque Roller Derby!
Oct 17, 2023
Jay Fortun
Mario Moccia's influence and leadership in athletic development are praiseworthy. He is an inspiration to many in the roller derby community.
Jun 5, 2023
Ganesh Kunjithapatham
As the Director of Athletics, Mario Moccia brings valuable experience and guidance to Albuquerque Roller Derby. He is an important asset to the organization.
Oct 11, 2022
Peter Blogg
I'm grateful for Mario Moccia's commitment to advancing the athletic culture in Albuquerque. He is a role model for aspiring athletes.
Sep 17, 2022
Steven Gouveia
Mario Moccia's dedication to Albuquerque Roller Derby is truly commendable. His contributions have made a real difference.
May 30, 2022
Wojciech Winnicki
It's great to learn about the individuals driving the success of Albuquerque Roller Derby, and Mario Moccia is certainly one of them.
May 8, 2022
Irv Henderson
The impact Mario Moccia has had as the Director of Athletics is commendable. He deserves recognition for his hard work.
Apr 6, 2021
Bonnie Singal
I'm impressed by Mario Moccia's dedication to advancing the athletic community's interests in Albuquerque. His contributions are invaluable.
Apr 4, 2021
Elise Gabriel
Albuquerque Roller Derby is fortunate to have Mario Moccia as the Director of Athletics. His dedication and vision are vital for the sport's success.
Jan 16, 2021
Ifeanyi Nwangwu
Mario Moccia's commitment to enhancing the athletic experience for the community is inspiring. Kudos to him!
Nov 11, 2020
Sammy Boretos
The contributions of Mario Moccia as the Director of Athletics are crucial for the growth and progress of roller derby in Albuquerque. His work is truly admirable.
Sep 20, 2020
Connie Guilder
It's evident that Mario Moccia's passion and expertise have made a positive impact on the Albuquerque Roller Derby. His hard work doesn't go unnoticed.
Aug 23, 2019
The role Mario Moccia plays in Albuquerque Roller Derby is crucial for the sport's growth. His work is appreciated by many.
Jun 6, 2019
Yung-Sung Cheng
Mario Moccia has made significant contributions to the Albuquerque Roller Derby. His dedication to the sport is truly admirable.
Mar 27, 2019
Jamie G
I appreciate the behind-the-scenes look at Mario Moccia's role in the Albuquerque Roller Derby. His passion for the sport is evident.
Mar 21, 2019
Melissa Lederman
The role of Mario Moccia as the Director of Athletics is crucial for the development of roller derby. He is an asset to the sport.
Feb 26, 2019
Paul Weekes
Mario Moccia's leadership has undoubtedly played a significant part in the success of Albuquerque Roller Derby. Kudos to him and the team!
Feb 17, 2019
Jeremy Kramb
Mario Moccia's efforts as the Director of Athletics are essential for the growth and success of roller derby in Albuquerque.
Dec 20, 2018
Candi Layman
It's wonderful to see individuals like Mario Moccia driving positive changes in the world of athletics. He sets a great example for others.
Oct 28, 2018
Matthew Reily
As the Director of Athletics, Mario Moccia plays a crucial role in shaping the future of roller derby in Albuquerque. His leadership is invaluable.
Jun 16, 2018
Amin Sadeghmand
I'm thrilled to learn about Mario Moccia's efforts in shaping the future of roller derby in Albuquerque. His work is appreciated by the community.
Apr 1, 2018